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Call between Taoiseach Enda Kenny and US President Elect Donald Trump


Taoiseach Enda Kenny spoke by phone with US President Elect Donald Trump last night.

During a 10 minute conversation the Taoiseach congratulated Mr. Trump on his electoral success and both men committed to working together to the mutual benefit of Ireland and the United States.

The President Elect confirmed to the Taoiseach that in the spirit of the strong ties between the two countries, the long standing tradition of Taoisigh attending the White House for St. Patrick's Day celebrations would continue and extended an invitation to the Taoiseach in that regard for next year 2017.